from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A grocery cart.
- n. A group of products or services in a specific market, especially when considered in terms of its fluctuating cost in determining a consumer price index: "The CPI measures the average price change over time of a fixed market basket containing more than 200 goods and services” ( Teresa Tritch).
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- n. A list of items used specifically to track the progress of inflation in an economy or specific market.
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